dialysate

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noun di·al·y·sate \dī-ˈa-lə-ˌzāt, -ˌsāt\
variants: or less commonly

dialyzate

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Definition of dialysate

  1. :  the material that passes through the membrane in dialysis

Circa 1867

First Known Use of dialysate

circa 1867


Medical Dictionary

dialysate

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noun di·al·y·sate \dī-ˈal-ə-ˌzāt, -ˌsāt\
variants: also

dialyzate

\-ˌzāt\play

Medical Definition of dialysate

  1. 1:  the material that passes through the membrane in dialysis—called also diffusate

  2. 2:  the liquid into which material passes by way of the membrane in dialysis—called also diffusate


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